|You need a degree or combination of education and experience as described below to qualify for this position.|
In addition to the educational requirements, we are looking for at least one year of specialized experience related to this position as described below:To qualify for the GS-14 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-13 level defined asassessing risks to human health effects and/or the environment from chemicals; developing health effects assessments or risk assessments by reviewing, analyzing and interpreting polices and procedures of scientific data; and reviewing toxicity studies of environmental contaminants.
Your answers to the online assessment will be used to evaluate your competencies in the following areas: Knowledge of chemical exposure pathways and impacts of toxic chemicals on human health and/or organisms in the environment
Skill in written communication
Knowledge of statutory and regulatory requirements as they relate to toxicology and risk assessment issues
Ability to lead others
Ability to work as a scientific specialist with teams involved in solving complex environmental problems
Ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team
Ability to translate highly technical scientific principles and theories into administratively workable solutions
Skill in oral communication Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.If you have part-time work experience, read this: EPA Announcement Policies and Procedures.
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